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The Library's catalog, Orbis, provides access to collections material across the Yale University Library.  Below is a list of recently cataloged Beinecke Library acquisitions that are now available in the catalog.

January 12, 2015

Crowned knot of fire : a study of the influence of medieval symbolism on modern poetry / by Elizabeth Ann Eliot.

Author: Eliot, Elizabeth Ann,
Edition: 1st ed.
Imprint: New York : Vantage, ©1980.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Gallup Eliot 931
ISBN: 0533044251 :

Select meditations / Thomas Traherne ; edited with an introduction and notes by Julia J. Smith.

Devotional literature.
Author: Traherne, Thomas, -1674.
Imprint: Manchester : Fyfield Books, 1997.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Osborn pe456
ISBN: 0920806961

Dinner for W.J. Crawley : at the Ivy restaurant London on 1st June 1961.

Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Gallup Eliot E2m
ISBN: 0533044251 :

Signs & wonders : tales from the Old Testament / Bernard Evslin ; drawings by Charles Mikolaycak.

Bible stories, English Old Testament.
Author: Evslin, Bernard,
Description: A retelling of Old Testament stories, including some Apocrypha, in which the author has tried to recreate the characters through dialog and description.
Imprint: New York : Four Winds Press, ©1981.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Gallup Eliot 924
ISBN: 0590076868

Edward, Edward, 1763.

Ballads, English.
Description: Manuscript copy of a version of the ballad "Edward, Edward," a varying version of which was first published in Thomas Percy's Reliques of Ancient English Poetry in 1765. This version is docketed in an unidentified hand: 20 Augt. 1763. I sent a copy of this to Mr. Percy.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): GEN MSS FILE 566
ISBN: 0722655347

Some historical facts about Jean Baptiste Point De Saible : Chicago's first permanent citizen / assembled and arranged by Blanche V. Shaw and Mrs. Chas. S. Duke, a committee appointed by Annie E. Oliver.

African American pioneers Northwest, Old Biography.
Author: Shaw, Blanche V.
Imprint: Chicago : National De Saible Memorial Society, 1933
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan P585 Zz933S
ISBN: 0920806961

First Christmas dinner; illus. by L.T. Schakelford, Jr.

Christmas Southern States.
Author: Rayford, Julian Lee.
Imprint: Mobile, Haunted Book Shop, 1947.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan P585 Zz947R
ISBN: 0892961317 (pbk.) :

Strong brown god : the story of the Niger River / by Sanche de Gramont [i.e. Ted Morgan].

Discoveries in geography.
Author: Morgan, Ted, 1932-
Imprint: London : Hart Davis, MacGibbon, 1975.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Gallup Eliot 925; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Gallup Eliot 936
ISBN: 0246107596

First color / Inge Morath ; edited and with an afterword by John P. Jacob ; essay by Mary Panzer.

Color photography.
Author: Morath, Inge,
Edition: 1st ed.
Imprint: Göttingen : Steidl, 2009.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 55
ISBN: 9783865219305 (hbk.)

White man's burden; a discussion of the interracial question with special reference to the responsibility of the white race to the negro problem.

African Americans.
Author: Riley, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1849-1925.
Edition: 2d ed.
Imprint: Birmingham, Ala., B.F. Riley [©1910]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan P585 Zz910R
ISBN: 0939084333


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